Applicants must possess an advanced degree, such as MS, MD, DDS, DVM, PharmD,  or  PhD, or a Public Health Certificate in Core Concepts with a minimum CUM GPA of 3.25 and have some work experience in the area of health or human services.  Note that student applications are carefully considered as part of a holistic review process. No admission scores or tests are required .

To get started on your MPH Executive Program in Public Health Practice application visit, SOPHAS. To find our program – follow this path.

  • Areas of study – check ALL
  • Institution – check University of Minnesota of Public Health
  • Program – MPH – Executive Public Health Practice

Applications deadlines:

  • April 1 to start May/summer terms
  • August 1 to start fall term
  • December 1 to start spring term


Who is in this program?

2018 2017 2016
DDS   4  3  6
DVM 11 17 14
JD  1  0  1
MD/MBBS /PA 26 25 24
PhD/MA/MBA/MS   6  5  7
PharmD   4  5  5
PubH Core Concepts Cert  11 10 16

Program stats

Applications Matriculated Graduated
2017/18 28 19 13
2016/17 29 20 17
2015/16 27 15 17
2013/14 44 41 11

What do student say about the program?

“Highly flexible graduate degree program”      MD, MPH

“My experience in the Public Health Practice program was incredible valuable. Not only did I achieve my  goal of an MPH and a career in epidemiology, but I learned  about the amazingly broad impact that all aspects of public health have on our daily lives. I gained much more insight
into the world than I ever expected.”  DVM, MPH

“The executive PHP program allowed me the flexibility to customize my MPH to gain skills I need for future endeavors”  DVM, MPH

Application Deadlines

May/Summer Term:
April 1
Fall Term:
August 1
Spring Term:
December 1

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